Job ID: 198599
Location: CHANTILLY, VA, United States
Date Posted: Nov 1, 2019
Subcategory: SW Engineer
Shift: Day Job
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Teleworking: No
SAIC is seeking a senior UI front-end developer to join our team within the Nascent Technology Center. You will be joining a talented group of engineers while working with state-of-the-art technologies and solving some of our nation’s most challenging problems. The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated front-end developer with a passion for application design and architecture who can help us create differentiating products for our customers. The candidate should have a strong technical aptitude for web facing technologies and solid interpersonal skills while being energetic, self-motivated and should enjoy working in a collaborative team environment.
Contribute to the design, development and testing of the UI for various products using modern standards
Translate requirements into mockups and fully functioning website front-ends
Investigate and seek new and innovative ways to improve the customer experience through the user interface
Work well in a dynamic team environment as well as individually - Ready to take on and lead the development of larger UI components
Design wireframes and prototypes, and iterate designs based on usability test results
Develop highly-responsive front end interfaces using modern web technologies and standards
Collaborate with user experience researchers, software developers, and other project team members to create innovative, modern, and usable software products
Bachelor's Degree in a field related to software design/development, interaction design, graphics design, related field or 4 years additional equivalent experience in lieu of degree
4 to 6 years of UI development experience.
Enjoy crafting user interfaces with modern technologies
Highly skilled with HTML5, CSS.
Solid understanding of cross browser development and testing.
Excellent communication and problem-solving skills.
Ability to translate designs and wireframes into high quality code with pixel-perfect precision
Passion for front-end web development, solving hard problems
Expert at developing user interfaces with the React framework
Experience with state management such as using Redux
Comfortable with Git source code version control software
Experience working within an agile team environment
Work examples such as a design portfolio or website
Clearable up to a TS/SCI with Polygraph (Polygraph optional)
UX Experience is a plus.
SAIC is a premier technology integrator, solving our nation's most complex modernization and systems engineering challenges across the defense, space, federal civilian, and intelligence markets. Our robust portfolio of offerings includes high-end solutions in systems engineering and integration; enterprise IT, including cloud services; cyber; software; advanced analytics and simulation; and training. We are a team of 23,000 strong driven by mission, united purpose, and inspired by opportunity. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $6.5 billion. For more information, visit saic.com. For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability